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SPIN_COUNT - 8i obsolete? What now?

From: Denham Eva <>
Date: Thu, 07 Nov 2002 03:33:27 -0800
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Hello Guru's

I have run a script which indicates that of the three redo log latches two had occurences of sleeps. To overcome this usually you increase SPIN_COUNT by 50% or so.
When trying to ALTER SYSTEM SET SPIN_COUNT = 3000; Present system is set as 2000. I get the following error. *
ERROR at line 1:
ORA-25138: SPIN_COUNT initialization parameter has been made obsolete

Now what? what can I do to overcome the sleeps issues?

Denham Eva
Oracle DBA
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